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Open Peer Review Reports for: Can we halt health workforce deterioration in failed states? Insights from Guinea-Bissau on the nature, persistence and evolution of its HRH crisis

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Original Submission
9 Sep 2016 Submitted Original manuscript
8 Nov 2016 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Thembelihle Dlungwane
11 Nov 2016 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Barbara Stilwell
11 Jan 2017 Author responded Author comments - Giuliano Russo
Resubmission - Version 2
11 Jan 2017 Submitted Manuscript version 2
31 Jan 2017 Editorially accepted
7 Feb 2017 Article published 10.1186/s12960-017-0189-0

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